2016 Summer Lifeguard Challenge

Team Temecula Wins August's Summer Lifeguard Challenge Team Temecula Wins August's Summer Lifeguard Challenge

In a challenge so technical, it required multiple judges, lifeguards at the City...

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Announcing 2016 AI Summer Lifeguard Challenge Winner for July Announcing 2016 AI Summer Lifeguard Challenge Winner for July

Fleet-footed guards at the Mesquite Groves Aquatics Center in Chandler, Ariz. snag...

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Announcing the AI 2016 Summer Lifeguard Challenge Winner for June Announcing the AI 2016 Summer Lifeguard Challenge Winner for June

Mesquite Groves Aquatic Center executes timed drill with milliseconds to spare

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Waterparks + Resorts

Accesso Unveils Next Generation of Virtual Queuing Wristband Accesso Unveils Next Generation of Virtual Queuing Wristband

The new device will eliminate the need for ride reservation at kiosks

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World Waterpark Association Gives David Sangree Executive Board Award World Waterpark Association Gives David Sangree Executive Board Award

The organization honors the president of Hotel & Leisure Advisors for his...

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Waterparks and Resorts Go Big for the Holidays Waterparks and Resorts Go Big for the Holidays

Properties celebrate the season with life-size gingerbread houses and festive lazy...

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Yule Love This Waterpark: Check Out Ho Ho H20, the Nation's Only Christmas-Themed Waterpark Yule Love This Waterpark: Check Out Ho Ho H20, the Nation's Only Christmas-Themed Waterpark

Santa's Village in New England includes a whimsical waterpark where yeti and polar...

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Our annual ode to the latest selection of interesting devices and equipment offers a look at something new from just about every corner of the industry. See the complete list of 2017 new products here.

Today's Stories

Behind the Rose Parade's Surfing Dogs and the Swimming Pool Connection

Pool technology helped create some firsts

Accesso Unveils Next Generation of Virtual Queuing Wristband

The new device will eliminate the need for ride reservation at kiosks

WhiteWater Hires Nathan Jones to Lead Global Attractions Sales Team

The former WhiteWater sales director returns to fill a more senior role

PSP Expo Accepting Presentation Applications

Become a Thought-Leader! Have Your Voice Heard & Demonstrate Your Expertise at...

Royal Caribbean Advertises for Lifeguards

Two weeks ago, we reported that Royal Caribbean was posting a job description for...

Achieve Commercial Swimming Pool Maintenance Success with Enzymes

They do much more than keep pool water clear

Study Predicts Growth in Ultraviolet Disinfection Market

Market research indicates a surge in disinfection with UV technology as...

U.S. Water Fitness Association Creates Deepwater Instructor Course

Association foresees big demand for fitness instructors who are certified to...

American Red Cross Makes Lifeguard Program Revisions

Changes include new class drills and extrication techniques

Former Long Beach Lifeguard Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Assault

A pretrial hearing is scheduled next month for a former Long Beach lifeguard who...

NSF 2016 Supplement: Managing Innovation

New pool products and technologies enter the market each year. Discover how NSF...

Assessing Filter Efficiency

With the demand for everything ‘green,’ NSF seeks to establish criteria for more...

Crossover Appeal: How Standards from Other Industries Impact Pool and Spa Codes

There are other NSF standards that cross over into the pool and spa market....

Making the Grade: NSF's Newly Certified Companies and Products

Congratulations to NSF International’s recently certified companies and products

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Editor's Desk

United by Water: How Personal Water Stories Connect Us
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Crafting and sharing our water stories helps forge bonds within our community. More

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Lifesavers

Extrication Revisited: Take a New Approach to this All-Important Lifeguarding Skill
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When it comes to rescuing unconscious, non-spinal victims, adaptability is key More

Changing Up a Classic Lifeguard Drill
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Changing Up a Classic Lifeguard Drill

Variations on the 60-Second Drill keep lifeguards on their toes More

In Lifeguarding, Scanning isn't Always Seeing
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In Lifeguarding, Scanning isn't Always Seeing

How to develop the ‘Vigilance Voice’ and ‘Big Eye’ to keep a more effective watch... More

What You Need To Know About Emergency Oxygen
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Lifesavers columnist takes the confusion out of adopting emergency oxygen... More

Good Lifeguard,  Good Victim
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Do’s and don’ts of being a lifeguard and victim during in-service training More

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